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Sthenodonta Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nucularcidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16131

Full reference: J. Pojeta and J. Gilbert-Tomlinson. 1977. Australian Ordovician pelecypod molluscs. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Bulletin 174:1-64

Parent taxon: Nucularcidae according to J. Pojeta and C. A. Stott 2007

Sister taxon: Nucularca

Subtaxa: Sthenodonta eastii, Sthenodonta etheridgei, Sthenodonta jelli, Sthenodonta passmoreae

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Type: Isoarca eastii

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal deposit feeder